AT&T Gigabit Internet Coming to Austin, Texas in “Mid-2014″


AT&T has announced that it’s beginning its deployment of fiber optic internet in Austin, Texas and will have its 300Mbps tier ready for Austin residents come December, with gigabit speeds rolling out sometime over the summer next year. AT&T is boasting that its gigabit internet will be the fastest available in Austin when it rolls out, […]

C Spire Takes On Google Fiber with Gigabit Internet Rollout Plans


In an effort to give Google Fiber more competition, C Spire has announced that it will begin rolling out gigabit internet to the masses. It will be called C Spire Fiber to the Home and the company is encouraging cities and towns to campaign for C Spire to pick them as the first region to launch […]

Google’s Fiber Shot Down…Literally


Too many people here in the San Francisco/Silicon Valley have a distorted view of the country. With friends and neighbors working for tech giants and just about everyone slinging a smartphone, it’s easy to forget about technology challenges outside of the area. Take for example Google’s datacenter up north in Oregon. Vijay Gill, Google’s network engineering manager, […]